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Congestion pricing is the right solution – in the wrong borough - City & State

Atlantic Yards via Google News - November 19, 2017 - 8:21pm

Congestion pricing is the right solution – in the wrong borough
City & State
... is the result of recent policies enacted during former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration, such as the rezoning of Fourth Avenue in Brooklyn and the influx of new residential development in areas like Long Island City, Bushwick and Atlantic ...

Affordable housing building in Brooklyn criticized: 'Maybe it's affordable housing if you make six figures!' - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 18, 2017 - 6:24pm

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Affordable housing building in Brooklyn criticized: 'Maybe it's affordable housing if you make six figures!'
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — More than 93,000 prospective tenants at 535 Carleton Ave., Brooklyn, applied to get an apartment in this luxury high-rise through a lottery. Some one-bedrooms cost as little as $589 a month if you meet the income ...

Annual Latke Festival returns to Brooklyn Museum in December - amNY

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 18, 2017 - 4:41pm

amNY
Annual Latke Festival returns to Brooklyn Museum in December
amNY
The tasting event and fundraiser returns to the Prospect Heights art museum for its second year at that location on Dec. 18. Latke lovers won't have to go any farther than the building's glass-enclosed lobby pavilion to sample more than 20 latke ...

12-Year-Old Crown Heights Girl Goes Missing: Police - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 17, 2017 - 10:45am

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12-Year-Old Crown Heights Girl Goes Missing: Police
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — Police are looking for a 12-year-old Crown Heights girl who went missing Wednesday morning. Adaliz Quinones was last seen around 8 a.m. Wednesday leaving her home on Bergen Street, near Albany Avenue, according ...

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Simplistic math mangles the odds of affordable housing lotteries - City & State

Atlantic Yards via Google News - November 16, 2017 - 4:39pm

City & State
Simplistic math mangles the odds of affordable housing lotteries
City & State
Examining the 92,743 applications for 297 below-market units at 535 Carlton in Brooklyn, part of the Pacific Park (formerly Atlantic Yards) project, I found that low-income households struggled trying to snag, for example, one-bedroom apartments ...

Moving statues: Show celebrates Rodin's emotionally expressive sculptures - Brooklyn Paper

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 16, 2017 - 2:17am

Moving statues: Show celebrates Rodin's emotionally expressive sculptures
Brooklyn Paper
“It's hard to not respond to these sculptures viscerally.” “Rodin at the Brooklyn Museum” (200 Eastern Parkway at Washington Avenue in Prospect Heights, www.brooklynmuseum.org). Open Nov. 17–April 22; Wed, Fri–Sun, 11 am–6 pm; Thu, 11 am–10 pm.

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Sweet Chick is coming to Queens, co-owner Nas' childhood home - amNY

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 15, 2017 - 2:22pm

Sweet Chick is coming to Queens, co-owner Nas' childhood home
amNY
The hip-hop legend turned venture capitalist — who invested in the fried chicken and waffle spot Sweet Chick with the promise of expanding into his home borough of Queens — will see the chain open a fifth outpost in Long Island City late February 2018.

7 Brooklyn-Based Artisans Featured In This Weekend's American Fine Craft Show - BKLYNER

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 15, 2017 - 2:03pm

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7 Brooklyn-Based Artisans Featured In This Weekend's American Fine Craft Show
BKLYNER
PROSPECT HEIGHTS – Just in time for holiday shopping, the Brooklyn Museum is hosting the fifth annual American Fine Craft Show this weekend. The work of 84 fine artists, fashion designers, art glass makers, milliners, and sculptors from around the ...

Crown Heights Armory Developer Grilled At Council Hearing - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 14, 2017 - 6:06pm

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Crown Heights Armory Developer Grilled At Council Hearing
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — The developer chosen to transform Crown Heights' Bedford-Union Armory, along with the city corporation that's overseeing the project, were grilled for more than an hour on Tuesday at a city council hearing focused on the ...

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What are the cheapest rentals available in Prospect Heights, right now? - WABC-TV

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 14, 2017 - 1:51pm

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What are the cheapest rentals available in Prospect Heights, right now?
WABC-TV
We took a look at local listings for studios and 1-bedroom apartments in Prospect Heights via rental site Zumper to find out what budget-minded apartment seekers can expect to find in this Brooklyn neighborhood. Take a look at the cheapest listings ...

Combat rifle-toting NYPD cops to be deployed at major games, concerts amid terror concerns - New York Daily News

Atlantic Yards via Google News - November 14, 2017 - 2:40am

New York Daily News
Combat rifle-toting NYPD cops to be deployed at major games, concerts amid terror concerns
New York Daily News
Cops assigned to Brooklyn's 78th Precinct, which houses the Barclay Center, and to Midtown South, which is home to Madison Square Garden, have been trained to use Colt M4 Commando rifles, sources said. They'll be deployed to games and concerts.

'Bring Back The B71' Petition Gathers Over 2500 Signatures - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 13, 2017 - 6:22pm

Patch.com
'Bring Back The B71' Petition Gathers Over 2500 Signatures
Patch.com
... Heights and Prospect Heights with Park Slope, Gowanus, Cobble Hill and Red Hook along Union Street (full map above), with an added leg from Red Hook to Lower Manhattan to help the commutes of people in that transit-starved Brooklyn neighborhood.
Electeds, Local Civic Groups Pressure MTA To Revive B71Kings County Politics

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Make Music Winter Returns To New York City On Thursday, Dec. 21 - Markets Insider

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 13, 2017 - 12:12pm

Make Music Winter Returns To New York City On Thursday, Dec. 21
Markets Insider
Flatfoot Flatbush – Dancers, fiddlers and pickers will parade down Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn'sProspect Heights section playing old-time tunes while flatfooting – a form of percussive dancing from Appalachia – led by Nick Horner and Theo Boguszewski.

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